National Defence Minister to Make Space-based Surveillance Announcement at MDA Headquarters

The Department of National Defence just announced that Defence Minister Harjit S. Sajjan will make an announcement tomorrow at 2:30 p.m. EDT (11:30 a.m. PDT) at MacDonald, Dettwiler and Associates Ltd. headquarters in Richmond, BC.

The announcement relates to a space-based maritime surveillance project. Details below for those media who wish to attend.

Date: Friday, June 17, 2016
Time: 11:30 AM PDT
Location: MacDonald, Dettwiler and Associates Ltd., 13800 Commerce Parkway, Richmond, BC, V6V 2J3.
Notes to editor / news director: Media are asked to register in advance with Wendy Keyzer, Corporate Communications Manager, MDA Ltd, 604-231-2743, wendy@mdacorporation.com

Contacts
Jordan Owens
Press Secretary
Office of the Minister of National Defence
Phone: 613-996-3100
Email: Jordan.Owens@forces.gc.ca

Media Relations
Department of National Defence
Phone: 613-996-2353
Toll-Free: 1-866-377-0811
Email: mlo-blm@forces.gc.ca

MDA

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Marc Boucher
Boucher is an entrepreneur, writer, editor & publisher. He is the founder of SpaceQ Media Inc. and CEO and co-founder of SpaceRef Interactice Inc. Boucher has 18 years working in various roles in the space industry and a total of 25 years as a technology entrepreneur including creating Maple Square, Canada's first internet directory and search engine.

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